Ngā Kete Wānanga o Ōtautahi | Christchurch City Libraries are all about connecting people, inspiring discovery and enriching communities.
We provide programmes, facilities and resources, so that you can access a world of ideas and imagination. You can use our spaces to study, create, have fun or meet with other people.
Te Kete Wānanga o Whakaraupo | Lyttelton Library and Customer Services is a small community library who welcome the residents of Lyttelton as well as many visitors, both locals and tourists from cruise ships.
We have a collection of books, magazines and AV materials and a Ngā Pounamu Maori collection that you are welcome to borrow.
We also have an extensive nautical collection which is unique and is able to be borrowed. There are also free computers for all our customers to use. Our team is here to help you have a great library experience.
At the Lyttelton Service Centre you are able to access the full range of council services and information. This includes paying your rates, registering your dog, topping up your Metro Card, making a community facilities booking, or obtaining information about your property.
The Customer Services team are available Mondays to Fridays from 10am to 2pm. Note the customer service desk is not open during weekend